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First Rock-A-Thon to benefit the Bedford County Pink Ribbon Fund will be held Oct. 3, beginning at 9:30 a.m., on porch of the Fort Bedford Inn, corner of Richard and Penn streets, Bedford. To participate, rockers obtain pledges from sponsors. The money raised will benefit people battling bre…

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First Rock-A-Thon to benefit the Bedford County Pink Ribbon Fund will be held Oct. 3, beginning at 9:30 a.m., on porch of the Fort Bedford Inn, corner of Richard and Penn streets, Bedford. To participate, rockers obtain pledges from sponsors. The money raised will benefit people battling bre…

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Chicken barbecue dinners will be available for pickup between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Bison Corral Gift Shop, Schellsburg, in a fundraiser hosted by the Schellsburg Lions Club. Each dinner will include one-half chicken, two sides, a roll and a cookie for $10 each. Pre-order by calli…

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Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are held at noon on Tuesdays at the Bedford Presbyterian Church Annex, 115 E. Penn St. Use the rear entrance to the second floor. People who think they may have a problem with alcohol are welcome to attend.

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Fundraiser for the Matt Baker Local Cancer Fund will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 4, 5, 11 outdoors at the Happy Hollow Restaurant in Saxton. There will be a raffle of Henry guns and a Chinese auction. Tickets for the gun raffle will be sold at the event. Items for the auction includ…

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Everett High School Class of 1965’s class reunion, scheduled for Sept. 26, is postponed to a later date. Classmates will be notified of the new date and location.

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H&BT advisory committee meeting for Aug. 20, the Harvest Hayride/Fall Event on Sept. 26 and the Glow Walk on Oct. 10 have been canceled due to health and safety concerns with the COVID-19 resurgence. Raffle ticket drawing winners will be announced on Sept. 26. Check the website www.rails…

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H&BT advisory committee meeting for Aug. 20, the Harvest Hayride/Fall Event on Sept. 26 and the Glow Walk on Oct. 10 have been canceled due to health and safety concerns with the COVID-19 resurgence. Plans remain in place for the raffle ticket drawing with winners announced on Sept. 26. …

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Bloody Run Historical Society Board will meet at 6 p.m. on Aug. 3 at the Community and Railroad Museum in Everett. The historical society’s historic display at the Everett Free Library highlights the 80th anniversary of the Pennsylvania Turnpike and features local photos of the Clear Ridge c…

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Juniata Gobblers chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation has canceled this years annual hunting heritage banquet due to COVID-19. The mission of the NWTF is the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of the hunting heritage and to save the habitat and the hunt initiative…

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Chestnut Ridge High School Class of 1957 will gather for its 63rd-year reunion at 5 p.m. Aug. 15 at Slick’s Ivy Stone Restaurant. For reservations, call 839-2150.

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22nd Shoot for Life for the American Cancer Society will be held July 18 at the Everett Sportsmen’s Club. This is a 50-bird (clay pigeon) shoot. Registration for the event is from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Food will be available. There will be a Chinese auction. All proceeds benefit the American C…

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Kennametal retired breakfast group will meet until further notice.

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Stuffed chicken breast dinners will be served take-out only style from 11 a.m. until sold out on June 28 at the Schellsburg VFW. The auxiliary is hosting the fundraiser. Each meal will include stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, applesauce and brownie for $12 each.

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Basketweavers Guild of Bedford County has decided to cancel all classes until fall. Kits for previous scheduled class participants will be available for pickup at the Tatesville UMC pavilion on June 13 from 10 to 11 a.m. If that date doesn’t suit or if not sure the class was paid in full, co…

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Altoona Area Lyme Disease Support Group meeting for June 11 has been canceled. The group meets on the second Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Saint Rose of Lima Church Social Hall, 5519 Sixth Ave., Altoona. Park in the main lot and look for the lime green signs. Permethrin treated…

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Everett High School Class of 1960’s 60th-year reunion has been postponed. A new date for the event will be announced at a later time.

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Inkwell writers group will meet via Zoom at 6 p.m. June 2. Guest speaker award-winning author Abigail Drake will conduct the live-stream workshop “How to Make the Most of the Marketing Opportunities Hidden Inside Your Book.” Meetings are open to all writers, from beginner to published. If pl…

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Bedford County Technical Center car show on May 16 has been canceled.

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Chicken barbecue dinners will be served carryout only from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9 at the Cumberland Valley Township Volunteer Fire Department, 3544 Bedford Valley Road, Bedford. Each dinner will include one-half chicken, baked beans, macaroni salad and roll. Cost will be $10. Pre-orders wil…

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Bedford County Dairy Princess Pageant committee is seeking contestants. The committee is looking for girls between the ages of 9 and 24 who would be interested in promoting Pennsylvania’s state beverage, milk, and traveling throughout Bedford County and the state. Candidates must be Bedford …

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Kennametal retired men’s breakfast has been canceled for April 28.

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Everett High School Class of 1959 meetings on the third Thursday of each month have been canceled until further notice.

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Everett Free Library announces it has four little free libraries stocked with free books for anyone to take. People are asked to not return the books to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Little free libraries can be found at the Snake Spring Township building, the Hopewell Township build…

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Bedford County Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) will not meet in April. Monthly meetings will resume at a later time. For information, call 784-3345.

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Bedford County Sportsmen’s Club has canceled the trapshoot on April 5 and the general membership meeting on April 6. If the current situations do not improve, the ATA Kunzler Ham shoot scheduled on April 19 will be postponed to a later date. Any questions on events should be addressed to 623…

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Rainsburg Recreation Council has canceled its March 26 and March 27 hoagie sales.

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The Wall That Heals Bedford County, a three-fourth size replica version of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be on site at the Bedford School District track facility July 23-26. The exhibit will be open 24 hours a day, from July 23 through 2 p.m. July 26. The exhibit wi…

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Bedford Senior Center will host a round table discussion on the opioid crisis in Bedford County on March 25, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Personal Solutions Inc. will give an overview, and young people going through recovery will share their stories. Following the presentation, there will be a qu…

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Oyster and ham supper will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. March 14 at the Cove Lions Building in Loysburg. Call 766-3104 or 766-2188 for tickets. Cost for the all-you-can-eat family style meal will be $30.

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Wing night will be hosted by the Cove Lions Club from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., or until sold out, at the Lions building in Loysburg. Cost for the all-you-can-eat meal will be $12 for people ages 11 and older and $6 for children ages 5 to 10. Takeout meals will be available.

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Bedford Senior Center will host an AARP Safe Driver’s driver course from 1 to 5 p.m. April 30. This is the refresher course for people who have already taken the eight-hour course. Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. Stop in or call the center at 623-5140 between the hours …

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Fur sale will be hosted by the Pennsylvania Trappers Association District 5 on Feb. 9 at the 4-H Building, Bedford County Fairgrounds, Bedford. Doors will open at 7 a.m., and the sale will begin at 9 a.m. To sell furs, a person must be a member of the association or become a member. Membersh…

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Everett Sportsmen’s Club will host a Pennsylvania Game Commission basic hunter and trapper education course on March 7 at the club. Preregister online at www.pgc.state.pa.us. The class will start at 9 a.m. and end about 3:30 p.m. State law requires that students must be 11 years or older to …

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Annual Groundhog Breakfast will be served from 7 to 10 a.m. Jan. 31 at the Hopewell Area Senior Center. Cost will be $6. The menu will include pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice and coffee. The snowdate is Feb. 3.

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Dutch Corner History Group will not meet in January. The next meeting will be Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 741 Messiah Church Rd., Bedford. Projects and activities of 2019 will be reviewed along with plans for 2020. The group is interested in gathering and sharing history of…

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The projects committee of the Alpha Beta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, a professional honorary society of women educators, chose the making of fleece blankets for women and children receiving services through Your Safe Haven, Bedford County, as its community service…

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Bedford County Citizens Concerned for Human Life is organizing two Bollman buses to the 47th annual March for Life in Washington D.C., on Jan. 24. The buses will depart from Walmart at 9 a.m. The cost is $20 per adult and $10 per student. Participants should bring a lunch and wear or have wa…

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Bedford Elks members will pick up Christmas trees in the immediate Bedford area on Jan. 5. Trees should be placed outside by 9 a.m.

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Everett Alumni Association will meet Jan. 21 at Ed’s Steak House, Bedford, at 5:30 p.m. for dinner and about 6:15 p.m. for the meeting. All alumni are welcome to attend. It will be “bring-a-friend” night for regular attendees.

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Winter cruise-in get-togethers will be held at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 4, Feb. 1, March 7 and April 4 at Best Way Pizza in Pleasantville.

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Pleasantville VFW will host a children’s Christmas party Dec. 14 from noon to 2 p.m. The party will include food, festivities and a visit from Santa. The party is open to the public. Call 733-3018 or sign-up at the club by Dec. 12.

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Pleasantville VFW will host a children’s Christmas party Dec. 14 from noon to 2 p.m. The party will include food, festivities and a visit from Santa. The party is open to the public. Call 733-3018 or sign-up at the club! Sign up by Dec. 12.

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Benefit to help Lisa Wilson-Easter as she battles leukemia will be held Dec. 15. Throwing For a Cause will host a turkey dinner for the Easter family at the Schellsburg VFW Post 4440. Doors will open at 1 p.m., and the meal will be served from 2 p.m. until sold out. Cost will be $10. There a…

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Schellsburg & Old Log Church Historical Society will sponsor a tree decorating at 2 p.m. Dec. 1 behind the Zone, along Route 96 north. There will be refreshments, and Santa will be present to hear the children’s requests. Along with the tree decorating, there will be a snowman decorating…

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South Central Blind Association is selling fruit baskets in two sizes. A large basket will contain three grapefruits, four oranges, five red delicious apples, five golden delicious apples and two bananas, for $15 each, while small baskets will contain one grapefruit, two oranges, four red de…

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Tack and Christmas auction to benefit Camp Can Due It will be held Nov. 9 at the Bedford County Fairgrounds 4-H Building. There will be horse tack, saddles, blankets and Christmas gift items. There also will be a concession stand.

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H&BT Advisory Committee will meet Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. at the Broad Top Township Complex in Defiance. The group will discuss completion of northern trail development from Riddlesburg to Red Cut. For directions, call 928-5253.

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Chestnut Ridge Bow and Gun Club will host a Pennsylvania Game Commission basic hunter and trapper education course on Nov. 10 at the club. Preregister online at www.pgc.state.pa.us. There will be no “in person” registration. The class is limited to 50 students. Students are required to compl…

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 6 at Hoss’s.